30 for 30: The ’85 Bears

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We start off with the letter from the Bears defense to owner George Halas that saves defensive coach Buddy Ryan’s job, then we flip over to a short history of Ditka. We go back and forth from talking about how awesome the Bears were and how much they loved Buddy Ryan. Pretty much everyone that … Read more

Movie Review: The Wicker Man (1973)

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The Wicker Man (1973) This movie is as old as I am, so don’t expect a spoiler break, as I normally do. I’ll give you a warning tag, however. The Wicker Man is one of those famous horror movies, and the breakout Christopher Lee role, and no, I will not be seeing the Nicholas Cage … Read more

Movie Review: Mad Max Fury Road

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Mad Max: Fury Road starts off FAST. We get Max being chased by a group of people, captured, and then given a fairly detailed tattoo, something he is fine with, apparently, identifying him as a universal donor, but when the branding Iron is brought out, then he freaks, escaping for a short time, before being … Read more

Pounding 7s: Super Hero Movies

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I grew up a Comic Book fan, stunning I know. I will say I never expected to see the type of movies we get now for the costumed crusaders, but I would think that having seen the Incredible hulk and the 1990 Captain America movie we would never get the Super Hero movies we are … Read more

Brain Droppings: The Bucket List Movies

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Welcome to another edition of Brain Droppings! This week, I’m going to talk on Bucket-List movies There are some movies that I just want to watch before I die. Movies that I have heard great things about, or just happen to be awesome genre defining movies that you have to see, by all accounts, once. … Read more

Poll Question: The Movies

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I would like to get your opinions on the Movie Section, particularly the archive. 1) Should I make the movies a sortable table, by Year, Ranking And / Or series?  A- Make a an alphabetical table, non sortable so movies franchises are grouped together B- Alphabetical by title only, no grouping. C- Sortable by Year, … Read more

Bowie: The Icon, the star, the man & an appreciation

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  Bowie: The Icon, the star, the man & a baby boomer’s appreciation… David Bowie passed away on January 10th from complications of liver cancer… nice way of saying that cancer ravaged his system and killed his ass… Many… if, not most… folks reading this probably think, or remember, Bowie as that glitter drag queenish … Read more

Pounding 7s: Quentin Tarantino

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With the release of The Hateful Eight, I thought I would rank the Quentin Tarantino films. To be fair, I have not seen the Hateful Eight yet, or Jackie Brown, but its on my list. I’m not counting Four Rooms or Best Friends Birthday either. I normally would count the Kill Bills as a single … Read more

Movie Review: Fright Night

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Movie Review: Fright Night This one has a plot that I think we have all heard of , nosy kid next door thinks his neighbor is a villain of some sort. Been there done that, but this one is from the 80s, plus the neighbor might be a vampire, so I do loves me some … Read more

Movie Review: The Birds

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While I am going through my 20-Movie pack of Alfred Hitchcock, and no, I have not forgotten it, its just that the silent films are KILLING ME. But, on one of my movie channels came one of the classics. The Birds. I think we have all heard of this one, possibly the second most famous … Read more

Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens Review

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Movie Review Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens I went into this movie with some fairly low expectations. I did like Super 8 (review coming) and I have enjoyed the Star Trek universe rebuild, but there is one major part of the reboot that I just HATE. and if I ever get to that movie … Read more

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